By creating a kind of firewall between her take on Brexit and her view of everything else, she has kept her head at a time when too many others are losing theirs.
The two parties have different Brexit policies, and it would therefore be impossible for them to project a united appeal.
The patriotic, Brexit-voting working class, neglected for decades by Labour, must now be championed by the Conservatives.
Do not mistake the current intolerance of pro-European voices for power: it is a sign of the brittle fragility of a current leadership which is running out of options fast.
Interdependence and independence need each other, and the Conservative Party should stand for both.
There is a sense with all Johnson speeches that he is somehow parodying a politician making one – that the whole thing is done tongue-in-cheek.
The Conservative Party has been at the forefront of reforms which have helped the disadvantaged. Modern history is full of evidence of this vital strain of conservatism.
The fundamental mistake of the Brexiteers domestically is that they have mistaken a moral argument for a political one.
The Conservative Party could become the natural home for the urban working class if it revived these towns, David Skelton argues in his new book.
He has resigned because his profound loyalty to his brother cannot be reconciled with his profound opposition to a no deal Brexit.
We regularly describe ourselves as a broad church – and correctly so. Any alignment with the Brexit Party would see that width of appeal narrowed.
Walking away will neither avoid a Jeremy Corbyn government or make Boris Johnson govern as a liberal Tory.
Independent research found that pupils in schools offering a free, nutritious breakfast boosted their results by an average of two months’ progress over a year.
Raising national insurance, fewer “sin taxes”, public sector pay rises, more schools spending – all are part of his programme.
Much of politics is teamwork. Can he now create a coalition among Tory MPs, not to mention Party members, that builds on his appeal to many voters?